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By Rosemary Scanlon McTier

throughout the 19th century, bugs grew to become a really stylish topic of research, and the writing of the day mirrored this recognition. although, regardless of an elevated modern curiosity in ecocriticism and cultural entomology, students have mostly missed the presence of bugs in nineteenth-century literature. This quantity addresses that severe hole by way of exploring the cultural and literary place of bugs within the paintings of Henry David Thoreau, Emily Dickinson, and John Muir. It examines the ideals those authors percentage in regards to the nature of our connection to bugs and what bugs need to train approximately construction and our position in it. a major contribution to either ecocriticism and literary entomology, this paintings contributes a lot to the knowledge of Thoreau, Dickinson, and Muir as nature writers, average scientists, entomologists, and botanists, and their intimate and hugely non secular relationships with nature.

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